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  1. Wanda Faye JamesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Greenville Sun

    She is survived by her son: Patrick James and his wife, Emilee; grandsons: Parker and Roman James; her mother: Ruby Ricker; a brother: Paul James; a special sister-in-law: Pam James; a brother: Cecil Walter James Jr.; and several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday at New Haven Church, 65 Chuckey Doak Road, Afton with the Rev.

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  2. Vickie S. CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Greenville Sun

    Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law: Roger K. and Kimberly Carter of Afton; one stepson: Marcus Carter and his wife, Vickie, of Greeneville; three brothers and sisters-in-law: Henry and Teresa Martin, Paul and Rebecca Martin, and David and Sherry Martin; one sister: Mary Ann Martin Slagle; several nieces and nephews; special friends: Gene Odell, Kay Malone, Peggy Idell, Maxine Dunn, Darrell Key, Sammy and Diane Morelock, Phyllis Britton Malone, Teresa Carter, and her friends at Union FWB Church and the Ottway Ruritan Club; and a special nurse: Kaci Hill. She was preceded in death by her husband: Kyle Carter, who died in 1989; her parents: Paul and Pauline Martin; and one brother: Eddie Martin.

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  3. It Happened Here For Feb. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Greenville Sun

    ... His car was later located and his wallet and checkbook found inside. A 21-year-old resident of Pine Ridge Drive in Afton was scheduled for a first appearance in court this morning on a charge of driving on a revoked or suspended license as well as a ...

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  4. Truck, Band Equipment StolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | The Greenville Sun

    A box truck containing a quantity of band equipment was stolen between Wednesday and Friday afternoon from an address in the 100 block of Ripley Island Road in Afton, sheriff's Deputy Rick Williams said in a report. The victim, musician John Brown, told deputies that the white 1989 Hino box-style truck contained band and sound equipment valued at between $25,000 and $30,000.

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  5. UPDATED: Woman, Initially Charged For 2016 Bus Crash, Has DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | The Greenville Sun

    Updated court records confirm that a woman who crashed into a Greene County school bus last year has died, meaning charges are now dismissed. On Tuesday, the Tennessee Highway Patrol confirmed that charges of vehicular assault and driving under the influence had been filed against Bridget Oliver, listed in a THP report as being 33 years old, of Afton.

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  6. Sports DigestRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2017 | Grainger Today

    Last Tuesday night, the Grainger High School basketball teams traveled to Afton to take on the Black Knights from Chuckey-Doak. In the girls game, the Lady Grizzlies fell behind 15-10 after the first quarter before outscoring the Lady Knights by two points in the second quarter, which allowed the Lady Grizzilies to close the deficit to 25-22 at the half.

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  7. Crime 25 mins ago 2:24 p.m.Murdered Greene Co. woman was pregnantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Greene County woman found dead almost four months ago was pregnant when she was killed, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Jessie Nicole Morrison, 21, was found dead on August 12 by someone walking along Jud Neal Loop in Afton.

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  8. Mocs Second at Front Runner InvitationalRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... at the annual Front Runner Invitational. Both Mocs teams finished second in the race. Junior Maddison Melchionna (Afton, Tenn.) and senior Paul Stuart (Brentwood, Tenn.) were the top finishers for UTC while both teams placed second behind strong ...

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  9. Mocs Runners Third At PowerAde InvitationalRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Friday evening at the 25th annual PowerAde Invitational at the Moccasin Bend Race Course. Junior Maddison Melchionna (Afton, Tenn.) was the top Chattanooga finisher for the women placing eighth with a time of 11:39.58 in the two-milie race. Senior ...

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  10. No New Info Released On Murder InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | The Greenville Sun

    No new information has been released by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation regarding the apparent murder of 21-year-old Jessie N. Morrison, whose body was found Friday night along Jud Neal Loop in Afton. The case remains under investigation as a homicide by the TBI, Greene County Sheriff's Department and the office of 3rd Judicial District Attorney General Dan Armstrong.

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  11. TBI investigating homicide in Greene CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Greene County Sheriff's Office is conducting a joint investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a Greeneville woman The body of 21-year-old Jessie N. Morrison was discovered Friday evening by an individual walking along Jud Neal Loop in Afton. The case is being investigated as a homicide.

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  12. Crime 37 mins ago 3:15 p.m.Woman's body found in Greene County; being investigated as a homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Greene County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide after a body was found Friday night. TBI officials say the body of 21-year-old Jessie Morrison was found by a person walking along Jud Neal Loop in Afton.

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  13. Woman Extinguishes Fire At Her HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | The Greenville Sun

    Fire Wednesday night damaged a house at 4325 Kingsport Highway in Afton, sheriff's Deputy Rick Williams said in a report. Resident Nancy Brown told deputies that she was working in her garden about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday and when she approached the front door, she was met by her daughter who "said the house was on fire," according to the report.

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  14. Vernelle L. Cibelli, 84, of NorthboroughRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2016 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... her. She leaves her children and their families, Cindy and Wally Foster of Southborough; Ed and Diane Cibelli of Afton, Tenn.; Elaine Cibelli of Auburn; Carol Cibelli and Bill Haxton of Greeneville, Tenn.; John, Dawn, Sarah and Julia Cibelli of ...

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  15. Soldier surprises mom at Johnson City restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | WKRN

    On Friday evening, a group of family and friends from Afton, Tenn. were surprised at LongHorn Steakhouse in Johnson City by their soldier returning home.

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  16. Driver Reports Bullet Fired Into Back Of VanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | The Greenville Sun

    A Mosheim man driving home from work about 5:15 p.m. Wednesday on U.S. 11E in Afton heard a loud noise but did not realize that a bullet had s A Mosheim man driving home from work about 5:15 p.m. Wednesday on U.S. 11E in Afton heard a loud noise but did not realize that a bullet had struck the van he was in until returning home, sheriff's Deputy Frank Cedillo said in a report. The man told deputies he "heard a loud noise in the van he stopped to check, but he could not find any damage to the vehicle," the report said.

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  17. Linda Marie LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... She is survived by her daughters, Erica (Randy) Frame of Shelbyville, Sarah Victory of Murfreesboro, son, James (Afton) Victory of Murfreesboro, grandchildren, Michael, Brianna, Alyssa, Benjamin, Jessica, Quinton, Peyton, Carmen, Serenity and ...

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